AmCham President Tara Joseph visited GT (Ellen Yeung) College on September 19th to speak to students about her own experiences and how they might shape their own future. The outing was part of AmCham’s Conversation with a Leader series, developed by Frank Wong, co-leader of the chamber’s Education Affairs Group.
If you are a U.S. Citizen or a passport holder of selected countries with which U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has International Arrangements, please consider taking advantage of this opportunity to interview at the office of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong on January 15 & 16 for enrollment into the Global Entry program, which is required to apply for the U.S. Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Business Traveler’s Card (ABTC).
Join us on Tuesday, 5 December, for the 27th annual “Light Up a Life” Christmas Concert at St. John’s Cathedral. It’s a wonderful way to start the Christmas season and remember departed family and friends.
Myanmar has made strides to create a business friendly regulatory environment. The government has decreased the days required to start a business in Myanmar from 76 days in 2014 to 13 days in 2016 by simplifying the process , specifically removing the need to submit a reference letter and a criminal history certificate.
McDonald’s will increase its number of stores in China and Hong Kong to 4,500 by the end of 2022, up from 2,500 currently, as part of a strategic partnership with Citic Ltd, CITIC Capital Partners and the Carlyle Group.
As regional powers compete for physical and political influence over the Eurasian super-continent, the U.S. considers its options from afar. Matthew Goodman of the Center for Strategic and International Studies provides a perspective from Washington